Work: Director of Procurement and Real Property Initiatives, University System of Maryland
I serve because: I am very excited to be a part of the DRC board because I believe Dundalk has great neighborhoods, great people and limitless potential.
How I got involved: I was just elected to serve on the Board of DRC.
Skills and expertise: I am currently the Director of Procurement and Real Property Initiatives at the University System of Maryland. Prior to this, I served as Director of Procurement for the Maryland Department of Transportation. I have over 17 years of experience in State and Local government primarily in the areas of public policy and budget and fiscal matters.
I hold a Master of Public Administration from the University of Baltimore and a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland, College Park. I have over 17 years of experience in State and Local government primarily in the areas of public policy and budget and fiscal matters. I also recently served as the Vice President of the Village of Bear Creek HOA in Dundalk, Maryland.
I served on the Board of Trustees of the Maryland Supplemental Retirement Plans from 2011 to 2016 and was a member of both the Audit and Investment Committees. I previously served as the Secretary of Transportation’s designee to the Transportation Professional Services Selection Board. I served on the Task Force to Study State Office Locations in Prince George’s County, the Board of Directors of Greater Lauraville, the Baltimore City Tax Increment Financing Advisory Committee and the African American Heritage Festival Steering Committee. I was the recipient of the William Donald Schaefer Fellowship at the University of Baltimore and was an American Marshall Fellow in 2002.